Croinian Front "These fresh soldiers are going to be taught some survival tactics. Many of us COs in charge of them were recently transfered from our frontlines where we've managed to push deep into their territory. They'll depend on us until they've learnt the basics of surviving." The Imperial CO replied as he directed the Nif Mortar, AA, Anti-Tank, and artillery units to their designated positions. @Loyal Guardian Expansion The Empire has claimed yet another 3 provinces on Ascar Internal affairs: Construction on the first 20 Magic academics have been built, and will have Kadath advisors undertake training for Mage soldiers @Karcen Construction of Mana extractors and dispursors have been completed and are now fuelign the schools and environments with Mana rich air. As well as collecting Mana from the airscreams to power the schools and infrastructure, along with oil,coal and electricity. The Empire's population has also increased by another 1 million, raising the population to 25 million. The infrasturcture of the Empire is improving rapidly, as better transit systems, railways, roads are being constructed. The Empire's food production ensures that it's entire population is capable of being fed. The Zodiac colonies have also been improved dramatically. Quality of life is soaring within the empire as the Empire continues their rapid development, even admist the war effort, which has helped create thousands of new jobs. Research: The Research for creating the world's first Elite Special Forces Operatives has begun, with the basic training, survival training has been completed. Now, the soldiers will undergo 3 years of vicious advanced Magic and combat training under the guidance of Kadath instructors. @Karcen The Military's research on a new class of battleships. Research time 1 year The S.D.W project has begun. Research time: 1 year. The Military has begun research on larger and more heavier artillery pieces, including flak guns. Research time: 6 months.